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      08-11-2019, 03:23 AM   #23
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yeah, long holidays.
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      08-11-2019, 03:59 AM   #24
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yeah, long holidays.
yeah - good news they are delivering the headliner to my local BMW garage on Tuesday so wonít be long before they can fit it - assuming there are no complications
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yeah, long holidays.
Hi Havy (or anyone reading this) , hope you don’t me asking you a question about my bumper. Looks like before I bought the car there was some bumper damage and I’m probably being fussy but it irritates me there is a bigger gap on the right end where it joins the bonnet (facing the the front) - you can see the lower part is pushed slightly towards the lens. It’s not as obvious from other angles but I know it’s there

Do you think a body shop could straighten by pulling it up 1cm or do you think a full replacement is the only way? I’ll ask my dealer when it goes in for the headliner fit but thought I’d get another opinion.

As the bumper is plastic I wonder it I could heat it up with my heat gun and simply move it slightly myself - see crude example?


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Itís probably not a big comfort but mine looks the same. Also the left side. You can try to adjust the bumper with the screws inside.
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Itís probably not a big comfort but mine looks the same. Also the left side. You can try to adjust the bumper with the screws inside.
Thanks, thatís very interesting - in fact now you mention it I have seen a similar gap on other cars too. Iíll have a look and see if I can adjust it with that screw - maybe it an adjustment. Thanks for the prompt advice. Regards
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Finally got my contrasting headliner fitted

Finally got it from the USA and had it fitted by BMW and it looks great - what do you think ?
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Yes, it looks nice, nicer than the original single colour one... Now all you need is red interior 😎
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Yes, it looks nice, nicer than the original single colour one... Now all you need is red interior 😎
Thanks, im really pleased - it compliments the outside and lifts the interior
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Yesssssss that looks awesome. Great men. did your dealer removed the wind screen that really completes the look.
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Yesssssss that looks awesome. Great men. did your dealer removed the wind screen that really completes the look.
thanks and no they didnít need to remove the screen in the end - I do like it a lot.
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